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Beth Carroll, The Trail Foundation

9/18/2018
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Growing Green Spaces in Urban Centers. Beth Carroll chats with us about the award-winning, sustainable bathrooms along the Butler Trail on Lady Bird Lake, the Boardwalk that has become an integral part of downtown Austin, and the 15 projects The Trail Foundation is taking on for its 15th anniversary.

Duration:00:25:22

Will Hardeman, Continental Auto Group

8/28/2018
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Sustainability, Community, and the Future of Cars. Will Hardeman of Continental Auto Group chats with us about growing up in the family business, how the company approaches sustainability and community, and his perspective about big-picture trends in the automotive industry.

Duration:00:24:32

Home Solar Panels Q&A with Aaron Heth and Kyle Frazier

8/21/2018
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Austin homeowner Aaron Heth is considering solar panels for his home and has a lot of questions. Solar industry expert Kyle Frazier has answers.

Duration:00:24:34

Hunter Brown, Brown Distributing Company

8/14/2018
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Hunter Brown shares how Brown Distributing Company, a family-owned market-leading beverage distributor is lowering costs and helping to protect the environment with LED lighting, solar power, comprehensive recycling programs, and fleet management.

Duration:00:24:33

Erik Norwood and Zack Embry, CURB

7/31/2018
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Erik Norwood, CURB Founder & CEO, and Zack Embry, Sales & Business Development, join us to explain how easy it is to make your house a smart home with this unique home energy intelligence solution that empowers homeowners to understand and control your energy usage. They explain how energy efficiency intersects with solar panels and talk about they are shifting focus from monitoring to control through their partnerships with ABC Home & Commercial Services and Schneider Electric.

Duration:00:24:33

Marc Richmond, Texas Green Realty

7/24/2018
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Marc Richmond of Texas Green Realty and Kyle Frazier of Freedom Solar explain how to understand and maximize the value of solar panels on your home.

Duration:00:26:02

Peter Rehme, Rehme Steel Windows & Doors

7/17/2018
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Peter Rehme brings us his personal story of how a craftsman with a passion for the metal arts has created a thriving business that is 100% made-in-America and 100% net-zero solar-powered.

Duration:00:26:24

Rance Clouse, Capsa Ventures

7/3/2018
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Rance Clouse, CEO of Capsa Ventures, is continuously raising the bar on sustainability in the building and development industry. He shares news from the frontier of green building and talks with us about his latest mixed-use project in East Austin (Fourth &).

Duration:00:27:02

The Natural Gardener Returns: Another Week with John Dromgoole

6/26/2018
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John Dromgoole returns to the show to tell us what’s in season now, help us explore the sustainability and energy efficiency of various plants, and explain what's up with the solar cashier at The Natural Gardener.

Duration:00:26:20

Reagan Redfern, Redfern Management Corp.

6/19/2018
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Reagan Redfern explains the energy efficiency and green retrofit projects he has initiated on his two office buildings in West Lake Hills, including a white reflective roof, solar panels, LED lighting, upgraded HVAC, smart thermostats, and a well system for irrigation.

Duration:00:25:38

John Dromgoole, The Natural Gardener

6/12/2018
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Homegrown organic gardening legend John Dromgoole stops by Texas Energy Lab to discuss the spirituality of sustainability, the simplicity of organic gardening success, and what you can discover at The Natural Gardener in Austin.

Duration:00:25:43

Bobby Jenkins, ABC Home and Commercial Services

6/5/2018
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Bobby Jenkins, the CEO of ABC Home and Commercial Services, has been an Austin business leader for 35 years. He joins hosts Kyle Frazier and Sherren Harter to talk about the importance of family – not only at home but also in his business and in the community.

Duration:00:28:27

Charlie Hemmeline, Texas Solar Power Association

5/29/2018
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Charlie Hemmeline, Executive Director of the Texas Solar Power Association, discusses the current state of the solar energy industry in the Lone Star State, policy and politics, and what the future may hold for Texas solar.

Duration:00:24:35

Alan Graham, Mobile Loaves & Fishes

5/22/2018
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Alan Graham of Mobile Loaves & Fishes explains how he came to live at Community First! Village in a home among the formerly homeless - and why you should visit!

Duration:00:25:30

Karen Magid, Huston-Tillotson University

5/15/2018
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Karen Magid, Director of Sustainability and STEM at Huston-Tillotson University and the Co-Executive Director of The Dumpster, talks to us about sustainability, environmental justice, and the power of student engagement.

Duration:00:25:32

Haroon Mirza, Laura Copelin, Peyton Gardner, Alex Seyer; "stone circle" Marfa

5/10/2018
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This week we were at the unveiling of an art installation called "stone circle" in Marfa, Texas. Host Sherren Harter interviews Haroon Mirza, the artist; Laura Copelin and Peyton Gardner of Ballroom Marfa, which commissioned the work; and Alex Seyer of Freedom Solar, which donated a solar and battery system that powers the sculpture.

Duration:00:22:53

Adrian Buck and Bret Biggart, Freedom Solar Power

5/1/2018
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Interview with Adrian Buck, Founder and Chief Installation Officer, and Bret Biggart, CEO. of Freedom Solar Power.

Duration:00:25:47

Ronda Rutledge, Sustainable Food Center

4/22/2018
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On Earth Day, we sit down with Ronda Rutledge of the Sustainable Food Center to discuss sustainability and the connection between access to healthy food and the health of communities.

Duration:00:28:03